|Marin County melanoma risk 60 percent higher than state total|
(07-23) 10:34 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- For decades Marin County has been considered a hot spot for breast cancer. Now its residents have melanoma to worry about. The rate of melanoma diagnoses in Marin County - an affluent community with a relatively ...
SFGate - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:29
|Marin reports elevated incidence of deadly skin cancer|
Marin Independent Journal - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:19
|Longport Woman Shares Personal Melanoma Story In Hopes of Raising ...|
A local woman is sharing her story in hopes of raising awareness for melanoma awareness. "I assumed it was so easy to take care of.” Sadly, Tara Miller was wrong about the bump she discovered behind her ear. "It was starting to hurt to eat. I thought ...
MyFox Philadelphia - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:58
|New analysis method finds possible therapeutic targets for drug resistant ...|
Researchers have developed a new way to identify possible therapeutic targets for patients with drug resistant melanoma. The technique, liquid chromatography-multiple reaction monitoring mass spectrometry, measures biomarkers or molecules in blood and ...
Oncology Nurse Advisor - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:30
|Role of Adjuvant Radiation Therapy in Melanoma|
Adjuvant radiation therapy reduces the risk of local recurrence in patients with high-risk melanoma, notes Robert H. I. Andtbacka, MD, CM. However, this benefit does not translate into an extension in overall survival or control of distant recurrences.
OncLive - Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:07
|Disproportionate Rates of Melanoma Found in Marin County|
A new study shows Marin County has disproportionately higher numbers of melanoma skin cancer than the rest of the Bay Area. The report from the Cancer Prevention Institute of California noted that melanoma incidence was 60 percent higher in Marin ...
KQED - Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:30
|Piggybacking cells hold clue to cancer growth – and treatment for melanoma|
Skin cancer research : Zebrafish melanoma hero Scientists have used a transparent zebrafish to unravel how skin cancer cells co-operate to build and spread tumours. Above, is a 3D image of a tumour from a zebrafish. Photograph: Dr Claudia ...
The Guardian - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:00
|Melanoma rates exceed lung cancer in some areas|
Scope (blog) - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:52
|Discovery could lead to novel drugs to tackle melanoma|
News-Medical.net - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:18
|Clue revealed about cure for melanoma|
Yorkshire Post - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:37
|Incorporating Pain-Itch Ranking Scale for Skin Lesions May Improve Cancer ...|
International Business Times, India Edition - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:01
|Painful, Itchy Patches Could Be a Sign of Skin Cancer|
Health.com - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:33
|Melanoma Cases Soar in Marin County|
“We are keeping a close eye on the increasing rates we see in Marin County and will continue to work with the health officials and dermatologists there to make sure the county is informed about melanoma and how to prevent it and catch it early,” said Dr.
Patch.com - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:51
|Melanoma Rates Highest in Marin, Sonoma Counties|
KRCB - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:30
|Skin Cancer Rate In Marin County Alarmingly Higher Than Rest Of California|
CBS Local - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:57
|Roche's Melanoma Skin-Cancer Drug Study Meets Goals|
Basel-based Roche said the drug, called cobimetinib, used with the company's Zelboraf treatment, helped patients with advanced melanoma "live significantly longer" without their condition worsening, compared with patients who used Zelboraf alone.
Wall Street Journal - Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:06
|Genentech, Exelixis have good results in melanoma therapy|
SFGate - Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:48
|Roche, Exelixis to Seek Approval for Melanoma Combo after Positive Phase III ...|
Genetic Engineering News - Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:37
|Exelixis Sees Success in Melanoma Treatment With Drug Combination|
Minyanville.com - Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:29
|Vemurafenib/Cobimetinib Extends PFS in Phase III Melanoma Study|
OncLive - Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:56
|Roche and Exelixis herald a Phase III victory for their melanoma combo|
FierceBiotech - Mon, 14 Jul 2014 05:08
|Genentech and Exelixis announce positive results for melanoma therapy|
seattlepi.com (blog) - Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:37